Volkswagen official car sponsor for LTdL 2018

VOLKSWAGEN Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) returns to the Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL) as the official automotive partner this year. The company’s previous involvement with the race was in 2016.

For this year’s LTdL, VPCM will be providing a total of 180 units of Volkswagen cars from its current model line-up, comprising of the Polo, Vento Highline, Passat Trendline, Passat Highline and the Tiguan Highline. The vehicles will be used throughout the race by riders, safety marshals and officials.

As the official automotive partner, VPCM is also will be presenting the White Jersey to the competition’s Asian Champion.

Commenting on the partnership, VPCM managing director and CEO, Erik Winter, said that Volkswagen is honoured to once again be part of Asia’s most prestigious cycling event.

“We are delighted to be able to support the race with our range of Volkswagen models, and we look forward to the amazing display of endurance, agility and strengths from the world-class riders taking part. On behalf of Volkswagen, we wish the participants all the very best,” he added.

Held since 1996, Le Tour de Langkawi is a multiple stage bicycle race that has gained multiple accolades and is now recognised as a highlight in the global competitive cycling calendar, attracting the world’s top riders.